Cancun is located in a privileged place in Mexico. It is located in the southern part of Mexico, in the Yucatan Peninsula. Cancun is located in the Yucatan Peninsula tip and is the fist port in the Caribbean Sea. Isla Mujeres is located one mile offshore of Cancun. World Known in the 70s, for the sleeping sharks cave, 3 miles off the northern tip. Cancun and Isla Mujeres Bay is formed between
Cancun is located in a privileged place in Mexico. It is located in the southern part of Mexico…these two places. 18 miles from Cancun you can find Isla Contoy, which is one of the most important marine national parks of Mexico. It hosts a great variety of species. Around 152 bird species and around 234 fish species. In this Island is where the Mesoamerican Reef begins, which is the second biggest Coraline reef in the world. This reefs includes depths from 80 up to 2000 feet in just a matter of seconds when sailing. The biggest ocean bank in this are is the Arrowsmith bank located just 25 miles from Cancun.
There is a imaginary line of currents that travel from Southamerica and cross the Yucatan Channel, passing through its southern tip where Cancun, Isla Mujeres and Cuba’s tip are located. Just where San Antonio’s Cape is located. This currents end up on the Gulf Of Mexico
Cancun and Isla Mujeres become a magnificent zone for its feeding, and subacuatic life… or continue and stop in Florida and even farther north. In this currents, fish travel searching or chasing its feed. In its journey as they cross the Yucatan Channel, Cancun and Isla Mujeres become a magnificent zone for its feeding, and subacuatic life, Coraline reefs, ocean depth, and rich currents that flood the zone with schools of bait, such as Bonito, Ballyhoo, Flying Fish, Cigar Minnow, Mullet, Blue Runner, and Spanish Sardine.
Without a doubt this bait attract the most famous species for sport fishing. This are the Blue Marlin, White Marlin, Sailfish, Swordfish, Wahoo, Tuna, King Mackerel, Sharks, and Amberjack, beside many more in their respective seasons. According to teh fishing publication “Marlin Magazine”, Cancun and Isla Mujeres are between the top ten of the best destinations for Billfish fishing in the world, in its
Cancun and Isla Mujeres, is a place where any fisherman has to visit and live the experience…February 2014 edition. This are not the only species that live in these waters attractive for sportifishing. You can find Gag Grouper, Vermillon, Snapper, Red Grouper, Pompano, Red Snapper, Yellow Tail, Triggerfish, and many more.
Cancun and Isla Mujeres, is a place where any fisherman has to visit and live the experience. It is perfect for any type of fishing from slow trolling, high speed trolling, deep dropping, kite fishing, vertical jigging and fly fishing.